9 Best of the Rest Mini PCs for Gaming You can Buy

If you are looking for a mini PC for gaming then you are probably not looking for performance. People go for mini PC s for multiple reasons. Be it space constraint or budget constraints, mini PC helps in saving a lot of space and allows you to use the compact device in a very efficient manner. Computers have come a long way since its invention and mini PCs are a classic representation of that evolution. Compared to the regular PCs the mini-PC takes a lot less space and costs a lot less too. They can also be customized according to the usage of the customer.

When it comes to gaming, customization is all that matters as you need the perfect configuration for the kind of games you love to play. Hence, these mini PCs are a perfect go for gamers. One of the best features of the gaming PC is the fact that they are portable in nature and hence you can carry it with you and play games anywhere you want to.

So, without any further adieu, have a look at 9 of the best mini PCs for gaming that I’m sure all the gamers out there would love to buy and play their favorite games on these machines.

1.Mac Mini

As rightly claimed by Apple, “It’s mini in a massive way”. If there was a contest among the various mini PCs for gaming, Mac Mini would win the contest unbeaten. Although it did face certain hurdles on its path, it clearly won because of the fact that it offers a way better computing as well as a gaming experience. Mac Mini comes with 1.4 GHz dual-core Intel i5 processor.

You get to choose between the 4 GB or 8 GB RAM. The device has a RPM of 5400 and offers a storage space of 1 TB which is more than enough. You will get a power cable and along with the device. The device weighs around 2.7 pounds.

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2. Gigabyte BXi5-4570R

Not an Apple fan? No worries! There are loads of Windows mini PCs available in the market which cater to the needs of the gamers. Gigabyte BXi5-4570R is probably one of the best amongst them. This mini PC is a monster in itself. Weighing around 5 pounds, Gigabyte BXi5-4570R is packed with some awesome features and high-quality materials it is made up off.

It consists of a 16 GB RAM and is powered by a 3.2 GHz Intel i5 4570R processor.  For connectivity, Gigabyte BXi5-4570R is provided with 4 USB 3.0 ports and it also consists of an Iris PRO graphics 5200 card which provides gamers with vivid images of the game along with a 4k resolution output.

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3. Acer Revo One mini-PC

If you think that mini PCs will be less power-packed, then Acer Revo One mini-PC is here to get rid of your misconception. Although pretty small in size, Acer Revo One mini-PC is one of the most powerful players in the market, which makes it absolutely perfect as a gaming device. It consists of an Intel core i5 5200U 2.2 GHz processor. Acer Revo One mini-PC has an 8 GB RAM and comes with a 1 TB internal memory.

What’s even better for gaming is the fact that it consists of an Intel HD Graphics 5500 card. Another good feature of this device is that it allows you to use your smartphone as a remote for its operation.

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4. Intel NUC5i5RYK

Small but powerful, is what best describes Intel NUC5i5RYK. Although pretty small to look at Intel NUC5i5RYK comes with some of the most awesome specs that can be expected from a mini PC. Powered by an Intel 1.6 GHz dual core i5-5250U processor which consists of Intel Turbo Boost Technology 2.0, Intel NUC5i5RYK provides you with extra GHz on demand.

It also comes with a 16 GB RAM, which will provide your device with ample gaming power. V also provides you with awesome display output features thanks to the HD Graphics 6000 card. One of the coolest features about Intel NUC5i5RYK is that it weighs just 2.2 pounds and comes with high-speed USB 3.0 ports that allow you to connect it to desktops and tablets.

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5. Samsung ArtPC Pulse

If you are on the outlook for a mini PC that will provide you with one of the coolest gaming devices as well as stylize your home, then you must go for Samsung ArtPC Pulse. The beautiful aluminum cylinder that composes the exterior of Samsung Electronics DP700C6A-X01US ArtPC makes it a class apart from the regular mini PCs available in the market.

It runs Windows 10 on a 6th generation Intel Core i7 6700 processor. With a 16 GB RAM and 1 TB HDD hard drive, this is one of the best gaming mini-PCs you can get your hands on. It also has an AMD RX 460 graphics card and a 256GB SSD hard drive.

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6. HP Pavilion 300-230 Mini Desktop

In the lookout for something which is powerful, elegant and fast at the same time? Try out HP Pavilion 300-230 Mini Desktop. Powered by an Intel Intel Core i3-5005U 2.0 GHz processor, HP Pavilion 300-230 Mini Desktop comes with a 4 GB SDRAM in combination with a 1TB 5400 RPM hard drive. HP Pavilion 300-230 Mini Desktop weighs just 1.5 pounds and consumes around 45 watts of power.

Audio is an integral part of gaming and HP Pavilion 300-230 Mini Desktop offers you the B and O features that provide you with authentic audio experience. You will also get fast USB 3.0 port in HP Pavilion 300-230 Mini Desktop for a better connectivity.

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7. Lenovo Ideacentre 610s Mini Desktop

Lenovo Ideacentre 610s Mini Desktop is another awesome mini PC that all the gamers out there should check out. It consists of a superb triangular body that makes it a class apart from the other mini PC that is available there. Lenovo Ideacentre 610s Mini Desktop weighs around 10 pounds and consists of various features that will provide you with an awesome gaming experience.

With an Intel 2.2 GHz Core i5 processor, a 1TB hard drive and 8GB of RAM, Lenovo Ideacentre 610s Mini Desktop is all power packed. Lenovo Ideacentre 610s Mini Desktop consists of both HDMI and USB port for better connectivity to other devices. It also comes with Ethernet, a headphone-jack and SPIDF. It also comes with an inbuilt projector.

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8. MSi i7 Cubi-028BUS 

Of all the mini PCs that are available in the market, only a few are equipped with the 6th generation Intel i7 5500U processor and MSi i7 Cubi-028BUS is one of them. So if this is one of that configuration which tops your priority list, then this device is a must check out for you. The processor is 3.0 GHz and 16 GB RAM. MSi i7 Cubi-028BUS has much better CPU protection thanks to the two ball Fan Heatsink feature. It is also equipped with 20.1 dB noise level that will allow you to enjoy your games with awesome surround sound features.

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9. The Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro

Last but not the least comes the Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro. The Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro is made purely for professionals and has very good security features. So, if you are a gamer who is protective about your games, then the Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro is the one for you. It consists of a fingerprint reader that will open to your fingerprint only. The Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro is also equipped with the TPM 2.0 to provide even better security features. Intel Atom x5 Z8500 processor powers the Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro along with a 32 GB eMMC drive and a 2GB memory.

Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro has a battery life which lasts for four hours and also consists of an Intel HD Graphics. Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro consists of USB ports and audio jacks for better connectivity. It also has HDMI output options and also you can get audio output via Bluetooth.

            

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These are the top 9 best gaming PCs that are available in the market and which you can utilize for your gaming purposes. So, go ahead and try out these fabulous mini PCs to fulfill all your gaming desires. If you are using any of them, do let us know the feedback so that it will help your readers in decision making. 

Yogesh Mankani is a freelance content writer from last 6 years. His passion for blogging, giving words to his ideas and thoughts is what makes him fall more in love with his profession which he takes very personally.

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